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Hi there:

I have the next question, how can a customer sign an XML, Word document or workflow directly from SharePoint using his/her personal signature?

The digital signature is on the client side so I don't know how to ask the client to select a signature. Maybe I should use an ActiveX control?.

I tried using the workflow to collect signatures, but it does not sign the document (even when I put a sign line inside the document).

Example of Digital Sign Selection: Example of Digital Sign Selection

Apparently, and AFAIK, it is only possible in SharePoint 2007 (MOSS) and Office 2007.

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Are these signatures (like your name) or digitally signed certificates? – RJ Cuthbertson May 22 '12 at 21:03
digital signatures. – magallanes May 24 '12 at 19:19
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The CoSign Connector for SharePoint integrates with SharePoint and enables server-side digital signing of documents from the SharePoint web user interface.

Signing actions may also be included in workflows. No more print/sign/scan steps.

Disclosure: I work for CoSign.

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Thanks, however i finally dropped the project because the lack of clear requirements, too much work, and so little time and resources. – magallanes Jan 29 '13 at 10:53
Thanks for the check! – Larry K Jan 30 '13 at 20:12

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